Entries by OhioNonVio

DAY ONE – PARADE & RALLY

Date: Sun. Oct 4 | Time: 3P | Location: West & Wood St., Downtown Youngstown | Parade: Register here. Over 100 years ago the Negro Silent Protest Parade was a silent march of about 10,000 African Americans along Fifth Avenue starting at 57th Street in New York City on July 28, 1917. It is arguably the most […]

DAY TWO – MINGLE WITH MINNI

MINGLE WITH MINNI – FUNDRAISER FOR SOJOURN Date: Mon. Oct. 5 | Time: 6P-9p | Location: Flambeau’s | 2308 Market St., Youngstown, 44507 | COST: $20

DAY THREE – SIMEON BOOKER

THE SIMEON BOOKER AWARD FOR COURAGE Date: Thurs. Oct 8 | Time: 430P-7p | Location: Youngstown State University – Chestnut Room Simeon Booker was a courageous and pioneering African-American journalist during the Civil Rights Movement. His work helped unify the fight for equality. This dinner was created, in his honor, to celebrate his life-long achievements […]

DAY FOUR – ART & POETRY

NONVIOLENCE – AN EVENING FULL OF ART & POETRY Date: Wed. Oct 7 | Time: 430P-7p | Location: The Soap Gallery | 117 S. Champion St. | Info: pennywwells@sbcglobal.net

DAY FIVE – MAIN LIBRARY

NONVIOLENCE AT THE YOUNGSTOWN MAIN LIBRARY Date: Tues. Oct 6 | Time: 430P-7p | Location: Youngstown Main Library | 3o5 Wick Avenue, downtown | Info: pennywwells@sbcglobal.net

DAY SEVEN – DAY OF ACTION

DAY OF ACTION / Voter Registration – Date: Sat. Oct 10 | Time: 10A-12p | Location: St. John’s Episcopal Church | Info: pennywwells@sbcglobal.net